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AAA: Md. Drivers Paying $3.67 Per Gallon

Motorists in Maryland are paying the same price at the pump as a week ago but eight cents more when compared with last month.

05/04/2014

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BGE To Recycle Old AC Units

Some toasty temps are coming this week. By the look and feel of things, it won’t be long before summer’s here and you’re using your air conditioner.

05/04/2014

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Mistake Puts Hopkins Grad Students At Risk Of Having ID Stolen

Johns Hopkins University officials admit to a serious mistake that put thousands of graduate students at risk of having their identities stolen.

04/27/2014

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Stonyfield Recalls Some YoBaby Cups

Organic yogurt producer Stonyfield is voluntary recalling a small portion of its YoBaby cups that were shipped to some Target and Walmart stores because of concerns about possible coliform bacteria contamination.

04/26/2014

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Wireless Phone Providers Agree To ‘Kill Switch’ On Cell Phones

There’s a major step to stop violent smart phone thefts. The nation’s biggest wireless companies agree to put a kill switch in every new phone to make it useless if it’s stolen. There have been several recent attacks around Baltimore.

04/16/2014

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Md. Probes Energy Suppliers Amid Cost Complaints

The Maryland Public Service Commission says it’s investigating five retail energy suppliers amid customer complaints about high gas and electricity bills last winter.

04/15/2014

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Horseshoe Casino Looks To Hire Almost 2,000 People

Nearly 2,000 jobs are up for grabs at what will soon be the Horseshoe Casino in downtown Baltimore.

04/05/2014

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Opening Day A Homerun For Business In Baltimore

Only three days until Opening Day! The Orioles are once again having a huge economic impact on the city, providing a boost to restaurants, shops and hotels.

03/28/2014

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Gas Prices In Maryland Soar To 6-Month High

Pain at the pump. With the arrival of spring, gas prices soar to a six-month high. According to AAA Mid-Atlantic, it’s going to get worse.

03/23/2014

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Lawmakers Consider Labeling Genetically Modified Food

What do you know about the foods you eat? So many food products include genetically modified ingredients that some groups are calling for labeling.

03/11/2014

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Men’s Wearhouse Buying Jos. A. Bank For $1.8 Billion

It’s time to suit up: Men’s Wearhouse is buying Jos. A. Bank for $1.8 billion.

03/11/2014

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Lehigh Valley Dairy Announces Orange Juice Recall

Lehigh Valley Dairy is voluntarily recalling orange juice because it may contain milk, a common allergen.

03/06/2014

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The makers of Airborne agreed to a $30 million settlement over false advertising claims that Airborne tablets can prevent or reduce the risk of colds, reduce the severity or duration of a cold, and protect against colds in crowded places such as airplanes, offices, or schools. (Source: Federal Trade Commission)

Too Good To Be True

Sometimes, great deals are just too good to be true.

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Tax Havens For When You Win The Lottery

Suppose you won the lottery, what happens next? Check out these amazing tax havens where you can stow your money without worrying about the tax hit.

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Top 10 Sexiest Jobs

You’re making small talk at a party, and then you ask the big question, “So what do you do for a living?” The answer determines if you exchange phone numbers or say goodnight. A survey on the Careerbuilder website asked which occupations are the sexiest. Here is the top 10 list. …
Source: http://www.careerbuilder.com

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5 Hot Summer Colors

Find out what colors you should be wearing this summer.

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